The median contractor rate for a Financial Analyst was £321 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Finance Analyst
South West / Bristol
Rank 63 54 51
Rank change year-on-year -9 -3  
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 7 18 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.85% 1.99% 2.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 2.06% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 21
Median daily rate £321 £335 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.17% -4.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £269 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £448 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +14.28% -12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £102.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year -83.86% +581.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 786 874 795
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 95.50% 96.57% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 534 609 551
Median daily rate £375 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.73% -2.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £473 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 43 27
Median hourly rate £23.84 £37.50 £13.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.42% +170.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.69 £50.00 £95.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Financial Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol that featured Financial Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Financial Analyst in Bristol

Financial Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Financial Analyst in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for Financial Analyst in Bristol

Financial Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Financial Analyst in Bristol over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Financial Analyst in Bristol

Financial Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Financial Analyst in Bristol.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Financial Analyst in Bristol

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Financial Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region featuring Financial Analyst in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) SAP
3 5 (31.25%) ACCA
3 5 (31.25%) CIMA
4 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) User Stories
5 3 (18.75%) Migration
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle
6 2 (12.50%) SQL
6 2 (12.50%) ERP
6 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 2 (12.50%) SAP FI
6 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) Electronics
6 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
6 2 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (12.50%) SAP CO
6 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (12.50%) Banking
6 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Marketing
6 2 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
6 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 2 (12.50%) Record to Report
7 1 (6.25%) Workday
7 1 (6.25%) PMO

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) SAP CO
1 2 (12.50%) SAP FI
1 2 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
1 1 (6.25%) QlikView
General
1 16 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Electronics
3 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) General Ledger
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (18.75%) Migration
2 3 (18.75%) User Stories
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (12.50%) ERP
3 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 2 (12.50%) Record to Report
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Order to Cash
4 1 (6.25%) Process Management
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Requirements Management
4 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
4 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) ACCA
1 5 (31.25%) CIMA
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
1 1 (6.25%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) SAP
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Epicor
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) JD Edwards
3 1 (6.25%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (6.25%) Teradata
3 1 (6.25%) Workday